Fans before the match - REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal
CAIRO – 4 November 2017: The Red Giants are looking to secure the ninth African title in history and also the historical “treble”, as it could be their third consecutive title win.
0′: Kick off
5′: Chance for Al-Ahly as Azzarou receives a dangerous cross from Momen, but it is diverted into a corner.
11′: Corner kick for Al-Ahly. Abdallah El-Saeid’s cross is cleared by El-Haddad.
12′: Chance for Azzarou to give Al-Ahly the lead, but the Moroccan striker misses.
15’: Corner kick for Al Ahly. El-Saeid takes it, but the referee calls for a foul for Wydad.
19’: Low cross on the right from Ben Charqy.
21′: Al-Ahly’s Ajayi gets a yellow card.
28′: Abdallah El-Saeid’s free kick turns to a third corner kick for Al-Ahly.
30′: El-Haddad passes the ball to El-Khadrouf inside the box, whose shot hits El-Sayed’s back and then the bar.
34′: Zakaria receives a through ball from El-Sulaya, but his shot is saved.
40’: Ahmed Fathi and Youssef Rabeh get yellow cards. Al-Ahly’s free kick goes untouched and out for a goal kick.
43’: Hussein El-Sayed receives treatment.
Half Time: Al-Ahly 0 – 0 Wydad Casablanca